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A roundup of the week’s news, commentary, and observations.This week has ended with news of what appears to yet again be the biggest hack ever. But you’re probably tired of reading about it everywhere, so I’ll keep quiet about it.A detailed account by Wired on how it made the move from plain… Read more


One of my favorite books about information security is Ghost in the Wires, by Kevin Mitnick.Kevin, of course is one of the notorious early hackers whose exploits are brilliant and quite entertaining. If you have not already done so, add that book to your reading list. This post however is not a book review.I was reminded of Kevin… Read more

Tags: physical security

Effectively utilizing threat intelligence is as much about having the right processes in place as it is about choosing the most appropriate technologies. How to best incorporate threat intelligence is an area that many enterprises have been trying to wrap their heads around for some time. Whilst we are seeing a growing level of maturity at many organizations, the question… Read more


I have a serious thirst for InfoSec knowledge. However, like anybody else in this field, I tend to stay within the domains that interest me most - or that I find myself working in most often. After a recent conversation with a friend I found myself deep-diving into a whitepaper on Apple iOS Security implementation and was both floored and… Read more

Tags: infosec, infosec community

A roundup of the week’s news, commentary, and observations.Friday 16th SeptemberJoe Gray contributed a great post on the AlienVault blog laying out the basics of Security issues of WiFi – How it Works.This is pretty cool – USBe – air-gap cover-channel via electromagnetic emission from USB. (PDF). There’s also a video showing it… Read more


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